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  1. Female jogger slashed in Jackson Heights, Queens, NYPD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newsday

    Police said they're looking for a man who slashed a 19-year-old jogger in a seemingly random attack in Queens on Sunday. Police said that the jogger was slashed near 79th Street and 25th Avenue in Jackson Heights at about 11:15 a.m. by a male who was jogging alongside her.

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  2. St. John's loses 14th straight in 33-point blowout vs. ButlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Newsday

    St. John's forward Christian Jones attempts a lay up defended by Butler forward Austin Etherington at Carnesecca Arena in Queens, New York on Saturday, Feb 6, 2016. NCAA Basketball between Butler and St. John's.

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  3. Drake Mandrell, William Strein arrested in connection with Huntington Village graffiti, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Newsday

    Drake Mandrell, 27, left, of Queens, and William Strein, 21, of East Northport, have been arrested in connection with several graffiti incidents that occurred last year in Huntington Village, Suffolk County police said. Photo Credit: SCPD Drake Mandrell, 27, left, of Queens, and William Strein, 21, of East Northport, have been arrested in connection with several graffiti incidents that occurred last year in Huntington Village, Suffolk County police said.

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  4. James Caffrey charged in 2 robberies, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Newsday

    James Caffrey, 22, was arraigned on two counts of second-degree robbery and held pending a $250,000 bail, authorities said. Photo Credit: NCPD James Caffrey, 22, was arraigned on two counts of second-degree robbery and held pending a $250,000 bail, authorities said.

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  5. Wilmer Flores must learn to adjust to Mets' utility roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Newsday

    New York Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores waits for the pitch in 2nd inning as the Mets vs. Dodgers at Citi Field in Queens during Game 4 of the NLDS on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac Wilmer Flores famously cried at the thought of being traded away from the Mets last summer.

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  6. BQX streetcar line would 'make a huge impact,' Mayor Bill de Blasio saysRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Newsday

    A rendering of the proposed streetcar line called the Brooklyn Queens Connector, or the BQX, to be introduced during Mayor Bill de Blasio's State of the City address Thursday night, Feb. 4, 2016. Photo Credit: Friends of the Brooklyn Queens Connector A rendering of the proposed streetcar line called the Brooklyn Queens Connector, or the BQX, to be introduced during Mayor Bill de Blasio's State of the City address Thursday night, Feb. 4, 2016.

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  7. Valley Stream Mazda gets tax break because of 'tourist' exceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Newsday

    The Valley Steam Mazda auto dealership is getting tax breaks from the Nassau IDA. Jan. 28, 2016 Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp Nassau County has given tax breaks to a fifth automobile dealership, citing an exception to the 2013 state law prohibiting such help for retailers.

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  8. Bill de Blasio wants streetcar line on Brooklyn-Queens waterfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    Mayor Bill de Blasio announces CleaNYC, an effort to keep communities clean in all five boroughs at a press conference at Manhattan Sanitation Garage, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Photo Credit: Bryan R. Smith Mayor Bill de Blasio, in his third annual State of the City address, will propose Thursday night the creation of a sleek streetcar system to connect fast-developing sections of Brooklyn and Queens along the East River waterfront.

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  9. De Blasio wants streetcar line on Brooklyn-Queens waterfrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    A rendering of the proposed streetcar system, called the Brooklyn Queens Connector, or BQX, to be unveiled in Mayor Bill de Blasio's State of the City address Thursday night. A rendering of the proposed streetcar system, called the Brooklyn Queens Connector, or BQX, to be unveiled in Mayor Bill de Blasio's State of the City address Thursday night.

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  10. 350 new bus countdown clocks, bus-only lanes coming to NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    A bus stop countdown clock on Broadway near Barclay Street in lower Manhattan on Feb. 3, 2016. The city is adding 350 of the clocks, which unlike this one will count down minutes rather than stops.

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  11. John Howard charged in series of LI and Queens armed carjackings, prosecutors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    A Brooklyn man is facing weapons and carjacking charges because of his role in a series of armed Queens and Long Island carjackings that began in December, federal prosecutors said. John Howard, 49, of Brooklyn, was arraigned before U.S. Chief Magistrate Judge Steven M. Gold Wednesday in Brooklyn federal court.

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  12. 3 NYC-area airports hit passenger records for 2nd year in a rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    An aircraft flies past the control tower as it prepares to land at John F. Kennedy Airport in Queens on May 25, 2015. Photo Credit: Getty Images / AFP / Trevor Collens An aircraft flies past the control tower as it prepares to land at John F. Kennedy Airport in Queens on May 25, 2015.

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  13. David Walker, off-duty NYPD officer, hit teen pedestrian in Jackson...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    An off-duty NYPD officer was arrested early Wednesday for leaving the scene of an accident after hitting a 13-year-old pedestrian with his car in Queens, police said. Authorities said David Walker, 36, was driving a Honda CRV at the intersection of 93rd Street and Jackson Mill Road in Jackson Heights on Tuesday at 3:15 p.m. when he hit a 13-year-old male pedestrian.

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  14. Valentine's Day a double anniversary for Anthony and Fanny LetoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Newsday

    On Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, West Hempstead couple Anthony and Fanny Leto talked about their marriage of 68 years. The couple celebrated Valentine's day early on Tuesday early by exchanging a bouquet of red and pink roses and a box of chocolates at the Heart Valve Center at St. Francis Hospital in Flower Hill.

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  15. Police officer knocked onto subway tracks in Queens, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Newsday

    Three of the four suspects enter the Parsons/Archer Avenue subway station in Queens. Police say one of the males knocked an officer onto the tracks as the group ran from police.

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  16. Gabrielle Christina Johnson, Elmont Memorial High School student, fatally struck by car, family saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Newsday

    A seventh-grade girl walking to Elmont Memorial High School was struck by a car and killed Feb. 1, 2016, as she crossed a busy street within sight of the school grounds, Nassau County police and school officials said. A seventh-grade girl walking to Elmont Memorial High School was struck by a car and killed Feb. 1, 2016, as she crossed a busy street within sight of the school grounds, Nassau County police and school officials said.

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  17. They want to do WHAT to the L train?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Newsday

    The subway line needs serious maintenance, and the MTA is talking about shutdowns that could last three years. How will people get to Brooklyn? The subway line needs serious maintenance, and the MTA is talking about shutdowns that could last three years.

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  18. Eddy Polanco arrested after Southern State police chase, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Newsday

    Eddy Polanco, 24, drove imparied and led state troopers on a chase early Saturday morning, Jan. 30, 2016, police said. Photo Credit: News 12 Eddy Polanco, 24, drove imparied and led state troopers on a chase early Saturday morning, Jan. 30, 2016, police said.

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  19. Stephen Curry's rise to NBA stardom started with LI's McKillopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Newsday

    In this March 21, 2008 file photo, Davidson's head coach Bob McKillop speaks with Stephen Curry during the first half of a first round NCAA Midwest Regional basketball game against Gonzaga in Raleigh, N.C. Photo Credit: AP / Chuck Burton Stephen Curry wouldn't be where he is today if not for a man who once called Long Island his home. He said so himself on Tuesday night.

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  20. Randy Brown beats Matt Dwyer at UFC on Fox 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Newsday

    Randy Brown, the newest alumnus of "Lookin' for a Fight" made his mark Saturday with a unanimous decision victory over Matt Dwyer. The Queens native moved to 7-0 as a pro, with all three judges scoring it 29-28 in his promotional debut at UFC on Fox 18 at the Prudential Center.

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